What is an example of algin in each category?
- inductstrial uses
- pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
food: as a thickening agent (such as in gravies and icings), an emulsifier/ suspension agent (soft drinks), and stabilizer (eggnog)
paper: provides better ink and holdout on paper surfaces
textiles: thickens print past and improves dye disspersal
indsdusty: used in manufacture of acidic celeaners, films, seed coverings, etc.
pharmaceuticals and cosmetics: thickening agent in weight control products, cough syrups/ smoothing agent in lotions, suspension agent (ex: liquid vitamins)
brewing: creates creamer beer foam